William Ricard Trubshaw Jr

26 October 1906–6 February 2000 (Age 93)
Staten Island, New York City, New York, United States

The Life of William Ricard

When William Ricard Trubshaw Jr was born on 26 October 1906, in Staten Island, New York City, New York, United States, his father, William Ricard Trubshaw, was 21 and his mother, Viola Stoothoff, was 21. He married Blanche Amanda McIlhaney in 1930, in New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Richmond, Staten Island, New York City, New York, United States in 1940 and Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States in 2000. He died on 6 February 2000, in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Rocky Hill, Hartford, Connecticut, United States.

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William Ricard Trubshaw Jr
Blanche Amanda McIlhaney
Marriage: 1930
William David Trubshaw

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New Jersey, United States


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    William Ricard Trubshaw





World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1913 · The Woolworth Building Opens as the Tallest Building in the World

Age 7

At 792 feet above Broadway, the Woolworth Building became the tallest building in the world and held the record for 17 years. The Woolworth Building was overshadowed by the Chrysler Building at 1,046 feet in 1930 and the Empire State Building at 1,454 feet in 1931. Retailer and mogul Frank W. Woolworth commissioned the Woolworth Building in 1910 with the intent of his namesake building to be the tallest in the world. The 13 million dollar project was financed in cash by Woolworth which allowed him freedoms in the design and construction of the ornate, gothic building. An opening ceremony was held on April 24, 1913 at which President Woodrow Wilson pressed a button from the White House and lit the historic building in New York City.

Age 25

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

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Sources (3)

  • William R Jr. in household of William R, "United States Census, 1910"
  • William Trukhaw, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William R Trubshaw Jr. in household of William R Trubshaw, "United States Census, 1930"

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